Zealand Vietnam Veterans Associaton (also known
as Ex-Vietnam Services Association Incorporated) is
registered and incorporated under the Incorporated
Societies Act 1908, and is an affiliated member of the
Zealand Returned Services Association (Incorporated).
Founded in 1982, it has 1800 members, consisting of persons
served with the Allied Forces in the Republic of Vietnam
during the Vietnam War, out of approximately 2800 still
surviving. Associate Membership is also available to
qualifying family members of ex-Vietnam servicepersons,
and to others
such as Red Cross and Salvation Army members who assisted
Allied forces in South Vietnam.
The objectives of nzVva are to promote on-going comradeship amongst members,
and to assist with the welfare of Vietnam Veterans,
their children and whanau.